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Intramuros

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Address: Bonifacio Dr & Padre Burgos St, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
Phone Number:
6325272961
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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Intramuros, "The Walled City," is the oldest district in Manila....

Intramuros, "The Walled City," is the oldest district in Manila. This is what remains of the fortified city, which was the seat of power during Spanish Colonial times (1521-1898).

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Nice piece of history

Intramuros is a lovely old place to walk around and feel the history. The walls are a good place for a view over the old town.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Best part of Manila - something that actually has character other than dirt and polluted air. Nice mix of Spanish/Filipino heritage. Totally different from rest of Manila.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Intramuros is a lovely old place to walk around and feel the history. The walls are a good place for a view over the old town.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This area is interesting and has several attractions like Casa Manila and the Manila Cathedral and interesting Fort Santiago. However, it would be nicer if more places were fixed up (while preserving the historical integrity). My advice is to get here as soon as attractions are open to avoid the crowds. Maybe arrive at 8-9 AM. The Rizal Museum at... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The area has great examples of the various influences in the country. Close to rival park, Fort Santiago and St Augustin cathedeal you can do all in about 4 or 5 hours

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place brings you back to the time of Spanish era were walls are built by stones, and you can also see a glimpse of history artifacts.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

When you want to have a break but you have a little time, this is where you go. When you want to revisit history inside the city, this is the place for you. We didn't have any plan that day. We just want to have a walk. So, to make it meaningful, we went for a walk in Intramuros -... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My cousins and I took the walking tour with Carlos Celdran. We booked for an afternoon walk and started at Fort Santiago where our national hero was detained. We were with a large group of other tourists and were regaled with stories of the past era. We then rode the kalesa(horse drawn carriage) and were entertained by the "driver" who... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Visited here and over two days we explored the area and all that was to be seen. Plenty to see and do both inside the walled part and outside. The artifacts in the museums are great and plenty of history to be seen. Well worth the time to wonder around the sights,

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Somehow, it just felt safer when we stayed here. It really gave us the experience and first hand look at the history and culture of Manilla. Can't wait to go back.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not a lot to see but some neat old cannons. A nice place to take s casual walk through. Other historical sites to see near by.

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